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Marketing Volunteers The Unsung Heroes

Our charity recently went through a very sad day, the completion of our marketing coordinator Roberta Fuscos Vodafone World of Difference Placement.

Jul 17, 2012

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Connecting Communities For Social Change

The Octavia Foundation is a registered charity that works to support individuals and communities in west and central London.

Jul 06, 2012

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Supporting National Sharing Day

Pimp My Cause is supporting fellow Nexters and super sharer Benita Matofska and The People Who Share

Jun 17, 2012

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Celebrating A Year Of Marketing For Good

Over the past 12 months we've built up a marketing force across 30 countries, collectively supporting over 350 causes. We decided to celebrate the occasion of our first birthday by reviewing some of our highlights from year one, and sharing some of our pl

Jun 07, 2012

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A Conversation With Ken Banks Founder Of Frontlinesms And Kiwanja

We recently met Ken when he was asked to address the Join Our Core social enterprise semi finals in the Dragons Den. It was one of the most inspiring moments of an already great day.

Jun 05, 2012

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Pro Bono Marketing Provides Education For Township Children

Matt Crowcombe, cofounder of SOS Africa shares with us the benefits of gaining pro bono marketing support from Pimp My Cause members Barbara Coleman and Emma Conway.

Jun 04, 2012

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Designing A Better World

We have to draw attention to one of our marketing members, Kay Wood. Kay gets our vote for being the most responsive marketing member on the platform.

May 28, 2012

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Pimp My Cause In The Ben And Jerrys Join Our Core Semi Finals

We are excited to have been chosen to be semi finalists in the Ben and Jerrys Join Our Core competition.

May 13, 2012

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New Charity Funding Model Supported By Pimp My Cause

We caught up with Gordon Quinn, Head of Sales and Marketing for CharityClear, an innovative social enterprise funding model for their parent charity Epilepsy Sctoland.

May 12, 2012

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Harnessing The Power Of Support Networks

Pimp My Cause recently teamed up with Bond, an organisation that supports development NGOs to deliver a workshop on Harnessing the Power of Support Networks.

May 07, 2012

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Guardian Feature On How Pimp My Cause Members Are Diversifying Their Income Streams

We were recently approached by the Guardian to source cases for a feature on business model diversification in the charity sector.

May 05, 2012

A Conversation with Doug Richard former Dragon and Founder of School for Startups Hero Image

A Conversation With Doug Richard Former Dragon And Founder Of School For Startups

For the few readers out there who have not heard of Doug Richard, he is a serial entrepreneur and acclaimed public speaker who first came to prominence as a Dragon in the first two series of

May 04, 2012

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Find Causes Or Marketers In Your Area

We are delighted to announce that our geographic search function is now live.

Apr 11, 2012

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Creating Collaborative Advantage At Upcoming Business North West Conference

Next Tuesday, the 17th of April, there is an opportunity to listen to Pimp My Cause Founder Paul Skinner, and Pimp My Cause Marketing Ambassador Alex Epstein from the

Apr 10, 2012

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Press Coverage For Oscar Winning Documentary Highlighting Acid Attacks

They knew that they had a great opportunity, but did not know how to take advantage of the fact that a the short documentary film Saving Face, about the plight of two young women in Pakistan who have been attacked with acid, was up for Best Short Document

Apr 02, 2012

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Marketing For Disaster Recovery

Pimp My Cause members, marketer Roberta Fusco and EDV Communications Manager Emma Taylor, share their experience of coming together to supporting European Disaster Volunteers

Mar 25, 2012

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Take Five With Melody Hossaini The Pimp My Cause Social Enterprise Ambassador

We caught up with Melody, founder of InspirEngage International and candidate on the BBCs Apprentice to ask her what she has been involved in doing since her participation in the show and why she supports Pimp My Cause.

Mar 23, 2012

A Conversation with Oliver Payne Founder of the Hunting Dynasty Hero Image

A Conversation With Oliver Payne Founder Of The Hunting Dynasty

He set up The Hunting Dynasty agency to mix his advertising experience with cognitive behavioural theories

Feb 29, 2012

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Pimp My Cause Partners With Beatbullying To Support The Big March 2012

We are proud to announce that Pimp My Cause is now an official partner of BeatBullying in their hosting of the world's first virtual global march for childrens right to be safe.

Feb 25, 2012

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Let Us Help You Find Your Perfect Match

There has been a lot of activity going on behind the scenes at Pimp My Cause, so we wanted to give you an update on new developments and thank you all for your ongoing support.

Feb 15, 2012

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A Thousand Women In The Fight Against Cancer

I visited Pimp My Cause a few months ago after a volunteer fundraiser had offered to run their own fundraising campaign. The campaign required a separate logo and website.

Jan 25, 2012

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Marketing Miracles

Not for the first time one of our expert interviews has led to some real on the ground money cant buy impacts.

Dec 18, 2011

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Pimp My Cause Recognized As One Of The Top Social Ventures In The Uk

We are delighted to have been invited to participate in the Nexters programme, an initiative established by the Big Society Network with the backing of the Cabinet Office to identify,

Dec 18, 2011

A Conversation with Ed Gillespie cofounder of Futerra Hero Image

A Conversation With Ed Gillespie Cofounder Of Futerra

As we say at Futerra behaviour change is a contact sport! You have to be prepared to get stuck in, get your hands dirty, people are complex beasties that must be treated with respect but there are three crucial factors that help generate effective behavio

Dec 01, 2011

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Why The Rspca Doesnt Need To Beg For Gift Aid

In recent years we have been struggling to raise sufficient funds to keep our activities going and this year we installed a gift aid system in all three of our branch charity shops.

Nov 30, 2011

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